Paso Robles, California

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Population in July 2007: 42,751.
Males: 21,671  (50.7%)
Females: 21,080  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

35.8 years
California median age:

33.3 years

Zip code: 93446

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,600 (it was $42,263 in 2000)
Paso Robles:

$71,600
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,104 (it was $20,115 in 2000)

Paso Robles CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $456,419 (it was $173,700 in 2000)
Paso Robles:

$456,419
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $633,127; detached houses: $700,236; townhouses or other attached units: $432,012; in 2-unit structures: $612,613; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $327,744; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,127; mobile homes: $234,983; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $213,410
March 2019 cost of living index in Paso Robles: 114.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Paso Robles, CA (2000)
    • 28,70670.9%White alone
    • 9,04122.3%Hispanic
    • 9532.4%Two or more races
    • 8802.2%Black alone
    • 5251.3%Asian alone
    • 3130.8%American Indian alone
    • 530.1%Other race alone
    • 220.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Paso Robles detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 56 registered sex offenders living in Paso Robles, California as of October 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Paso Robles is 763 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Paso Robles by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(6.6)
1
(3.3)
2
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(51.7)
15
(54.1)
12
(42.1)
19
(65.1)
15
(51.4)
13
(44.7)
11
(36.5)
6
(19.8)
8
(26.0)
6
(19.3)
4
(12.6)
8
(25.0)
3
(9.3)
13
(40.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(40.6)
12
(43.3)
13
(45.6)
22
(75.4)
11
(37.7)
15
(51.6)
12
(39.8)
6
(19.8)
6
(19.5)
7
(22.5)
12
(37.9)
20
(62.6)
6
(18.6)
7
(21.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
85
(314.0)
61
(220.0)
81
(284.3)
80
(274.1)
67
(229.4)
67
(230.3)
70
(232.2)
78
(257.1)
87
(282.5)
112
(359.9)
46
(145.3)
39
(122.1)
26
(80.6)
23
(71.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
194
(716.8)
230
(829.6)
194
(680.9)
216
(740.2)
267
(914.3)
268
(921.3)
148
(491.0)
152
(500.9)
211
(685.2)
157
(504.5)
169
(533.8)
144
(450.9)
126
(390.5)
133
(412.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
388
(1,434)
666
(2,402)
659
(2,313)
559
(1,915)
595
(2,037)
688
(2,365)
632
(2,097)
578
(1,905)
595
(1,932)
584
(1,877)
848
(2,679)
738
(2,311)
731
(2,266)
610
(1,893)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
85
(314.0)
93
(335.4)
78
(273.8)
60
(205.6)
65
(222.6)
50
(171.9)
52
(172.5)
47
(154.9)
42
(136.4)
47
(151.0)
89
(281.1)
95
(297.4)
63
(195.3)
54
(167.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(22.2)
12
(43.3)
3
(10.5)
3
(10.3)
5
(17.1)
10
(34.4)
2
(6.6)
5
(16.5)
4
(13.0)
6
(19.3)
1
(3.2)
6
(18.8)
4
(12.4)
2
(6.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)249.0288.5266.3274.4261.6270.1232.9203.4232.3216.6217.5211.0162.7171.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Paso Robles, CA

Crime rate in Paso Robles detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 47 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

1.99
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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 721 feet

Land area: 991.9 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Paso Robles, California map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Paso Robles CCD:

1.0% ($1,668)
California:

0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Maria, CA (49.6 miles , pop. 77,423).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (91.6 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (167.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), CA (1.6 miles ),
Whitley Gardens, CA (2.7 miles ),
Templeton, CA (2.8 miles ),
San Miguel, CA (2.8 miles ),
Atascadero, CA (3.4 miles ),
Shandon, CA (3.8 miles ),
Lake Nacimiento, CA (3.9 miles ),
Garden Farms, CA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 35.65 N, Longitude: 120.64 W

Area code: 805

Distribution of median household income in Paso Robles, CA in 2017
Paso Robles satellite photo by USGS

Paso Robles tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Paso Robles, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.5%)
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.7%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
  • Social assistance (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Paso Robles, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)

Average climate in Paso Robles, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Paso Robles, California average temperatures Paso Robles, California average precipitation Paso Robles, California humidity Paso Robles, California wind speed Paso Robles, California snowfall Paso Robles, California sunshine Paso Robles, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.2. This is about average.

City:

71.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.257. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.257
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.57. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.69. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.69
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Paso Robles-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 797% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 102.8 miles away from Paso Robles center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 208.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 119.1 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 254.0 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 43.7 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Luis Obispo County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Main business address for: HERITAGE OAKS BANCORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers near Paso Robles:

  • TWIN CITIES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; TEMPLETON, CA)
  • VINEYARD HILLS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TEMPLETON, CA)
  • TEMPLETON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; TEMPLETON, CA)
  • CENTRAL COAST NEUROBEHAVIOR CENTER - ADOLESCENTS (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ATASCADERO, CA)
  • DANISH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ATASCADERO, CA)
  • COUNTRY CARE CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ATASCADERO, CA)

Airports located in Paso Robles:

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Amtrak station:

PASO ROBLES (8TH & PINE STS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Paso Robles:

  • Design's School of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 146; Location: 2727 Buena Vista Drive #105; Private, for-profit; Website: www.designsschool.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paso Robles:

  • Cuesta College (about 23 miles; San Luis Obispo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,518)
  • California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo (about 25 miles; San Luis Obispo, CA; FT enrollment: 17,345)
  • Allan Hancock College (about 51 miles; Santa Maria, CA; FT enrollment: 6,639)
  • West Hills College-Lemoore (about 64 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • Taft College (about 75 miles; Taft, CA; FT enrollment: 2,121)
  • San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (about 85 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • College of the Sequoias (about 88 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 6,982)

Public high schools in Paso Robles:

Private high school in Paso Robles:

  • SOLID ROCK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 68, Location: 903 EVERT CT, Grades: KG-10)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Paso Robles:

Private elementary/middle schools in Paso Robles:

  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 255, Location: 940 CRESTON RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST ROSE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 236, Location: 900 TUCKER AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Paso Robles

Library in Paso Robles:

  • PASO ROBLES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,798,600; Location: 1000 SPRING ST.; 61,639 books; 3,883 audio materials; 5,196 video materials; 14 other licensed databases; 119 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Paso Robles: Sprague Camp (A), Varnum Ranch (B), Taylor Ranch (C), Spring Ranch (D), Shandon Pump Station (E), Sacramento Ranch (F), Ludeke Ranch (G), Kester Ranch (H), Jack Ranch (I), Iverson Ranch (J), Hillman Ranch (K), Jackson and Reinhert Ranch (L), Kentucky Ranch (M), French Camp (N), Camatta Ranch (O), Nacimiento Ranch (P), Paso Robles Golf and Country Club (Q), Hope Farms Winery (R), Hunter Ranch Golf Course (S), Estrella River Winery (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Paso Robles: HERITAGE OAKS BANCORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Paso Robles include: Mennonite Church (A), Trinity Lutheran Church (B), Mission San Miguel Arcángel (C), Christian Life Center (D), First Church of God (E), Full Gospel Church (F), Northside Church of Christ (G), San Miguel Assembly of God Church (H), Second Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Paso Robles District Cemetery (1), Adelaida Cemetery (2), Clark Memorial Park (3), Shandon Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Poso Ortega (A), Poison Water Pond (B), Kerr Lake (C), Twisselmann Lake (D), Long Lake (E), O'Brien Lake (F), Lake Nacimiento (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Gulch House Creek (A), Franklin Creek (B), Estrella River (C), Navajo Creek (D), Dry Creek (E), Dip Creek (F), Cholame Creek (G), Little Burnett Creek (H), Cantinas Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Paso Robles include: California Mid-State Fairground (1), Garelli Field (2), Pioneer Park (3), San Miguel Park (4), Barney Schwartz Park (5), Crawford W Clarke Memorial Park (6), Downtown City Park (7), Paso Robles Municipal Pool (8), Caso Robles Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Adelaide Inn (1215 Ysabel Street) (1), Avalon Motel (3231 Spring Street) (2), Best Western Black Oak Motor L (1135 24th Street) (3), Budget Inn of Paso Robles (2745 Spring Street) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: California State - Superior Court- Paso Robles Branch- Civil (549 10th Street) (1), San Luis Obispo County - Superior Court- County Government Center- Paso Robles Branch- Crim (549 10th Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Elodie Keene - Film director, Jason Botts - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Texas Rangers, born: Jul 26, 1980), Christine Clayburg - Actor, Elena Verdugo - Actor, Hal Rhyne - Baseball player, John Seedborg - Football player.

San Luis Obispo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Paso Robles and their reported violations in the past:

LINKS AT VISTA DEL HOMBRE, THE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Paso Robles that have no violations reported:

  • PASO ROBLES RV RANCH (Population served: 105, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRI COUNTIES CLUB (Population served: 87, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUNTER RANCH GOLF COURSE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.9%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.5%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.5%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in Paso Robles in 2010:

  • 114 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 35 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 15 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)

People in group quarters in Paso Robles in 2000:

  • 784 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 80 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 65 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 50 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in religious group quarters
  • 8 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

Banks with most branches in Paso Robles (2011 data):

  • Rabobank, National Association: Creston Road at 705 Golden Hill Road, branch established on 1990/09/17; Paso Robles Branch at 845 Spring Street, branch established on 1978/02/15. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
  • Heritage Oaks Bank: Woodland Plaza Branch at 400 South River Road, branch established on 1994/06/05; at 545 Twelfth Street, branch established on 1983/01/19. Info updated 2012/01/06: Bank assets: $982.9 mil, Deposits: $786.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Heritage Oaks Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Paso Robles Branch at 546 Spring St, branch established on 1981/11/17. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, National Association: Paso Robles Spring Street Branch, at 1207 Spring Street, branch established on 2006/11/13. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $5,847.9 mil, Deposits: $4,684.3 mil, headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Sb Acquisition Company, Llc
  • Coast National Bank: Paso Robles Branch at 2138 Spring Street, Suite A, branch established on 2005/03/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $132.2 mil, Deposits: $124.4 mil, headquarters in San Luis Obispo, CA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Coast Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Niblick Road Branch at 148 Niblick Road, branch established on 1997/07/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Paso Robles Albertsons Branch at 189 Niblick Rd, branch established on 2001/03/09. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Mission Community Bank: Paso Robles Branch at 1240 Spring Street, branch established on 1990/02/20. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $454.8 mil, Deposits: $413.1 mil, headquarters in San Luis Obispo, CA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Scj, Inc.
  • Citibank, National Association: 1601 Spring St Branch at 1601 Spring St, branch established on 1905/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Paso Robles:

Marital status in Paso Robles, CA
  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in Paso Robles:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
California average:

16.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Paso Robles, CA (based on San Luis Obispo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic89,07517
Evangelical Protestant27,483138
Mainline Protestant16,09956
Other11,53047
Black Protestant1,0783
Orthodox2052
None124,167-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 60
San Luis Obispo County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
San Luis Obispo County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
San Luis Obispo County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Here:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 288
Here:

11.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
San Luis Obispo County:

6.1%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.5%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
San Luis Obispo County:

14.5%
California:

17.9%

5.90% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($72,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($377 average AGI)
San Luis Obispo County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Santa Barbara County, CA  0.67% ($61,128 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.58% ($74,537)
from Kern County, CA  0.33% ($79,695)


5.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
California average:

5.21%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($357 average AGI)
San Luis Obispo County:

0.04%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Santa Barbara County, CA  0.76% ($50,866 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.39% ($56,817)
to San Diego County, CA  0.23% ($45,972)
Businesses in Paso Robles, CA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Albertsons1Lowe's1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's3
Best Western1Motel 61
Budget Car Rental1New Balance1
CVS1Nike4
Carl\s Jr.2OfficeMax1
Chevrolet1Panda Express1
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless1
Curves1Penske1
Dennys1Pier 1 Imports1
Domino's Pizza1Quiznos2
El Pollo Loco1RadioShack1
Famous Footwear1Rite Aid2
FedEx9Sears1
Ford1Staples1
GNC2Starbucks6
GameStop1Subway6
Goodwill1T-Mobile3
H&R Block3Taco Bell2
Hilton1Target1
Holiday Inn1Travelodge1
JCPenney1True Value1
Jamba Juice1U-Haul3
Jones New York2UPS6
KFC1Vans3
Kohl's1Vons1
La Quinta1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Paso Robles:

  • KPRL (1230 AM; 1 kW; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: DOUGLAS M. DAGGS, EXECUTOR)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KXTK (1280 AM; 10 kW; ARROYO GRANDE, CA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KLFF (890 AM; 5 kW; ARROYO GRANDE, CA; Owner: JERRY J. COLLINS)
  • KJDJ (1030 AM; 3 kW; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: PADRE SERRA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KMBX (700 AM; 10 kW; SOLEDAD, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KYAA (1200 AM; 25 kW; SOQUEL, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paso Robles:

  • KLUN (103.1 FM; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXDZ (100.5 FM; TEMPLETON, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSTT-FM (101.3 FM; LOS OSOS-BAYWOOD PAR, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSLY-FM (96.1 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAL (99.7 FM; MORRO BAY, CA; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KZOZ (93.3 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA-TEXAS, INC.)
  • KWSR (92.5 FM; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: LAGNIAPPE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KKJG (98.1 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: AGM SAN LUIS OBISPO, L.P.)
  • KWWV (106.1 FM; SANTA MARGARITA, CA; Owner: SALISBURY RADIO LLC)
  • K209CE (89.7 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLRM (97.1 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: GTM SAN LUIS OBISPO)
  • KIQO (104.5 FM; ATASCADERO, CA; Owner: AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC)
  • KCBX (90.1 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: KCBX, INC.)
  • KLVH (88.5 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K213CO (90.5 FM; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KBDH (91.7 FM; SAN ARDO, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • K206CC (89.1 FM; LOCKWOOD, CA; Owner: PRUNEDALE EDUC. F'DATION/CENTRAL CA)
  • KLMM (94.1 FM; MORRO BAY, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRKC-FM (102.1 FM; KING CITY, CA; Owner: KING CITY COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KURQ (107.3 FM; GROVER BEACH, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Paso Robles:

  • K17GD (Channel 17; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K19EF (Channel 19; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: J B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSBY (Channel 6; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: NVG-SANTA BARBARA II, LLC)
  • KPXA-LP (Channel 42; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: CAMINO REAL COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • K28FK (Channel 28; SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K44DN (Channel 44; PASO ROBLES, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Paso Robles fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Paso Robles)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Paso Robles, CA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 318 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Paso Robles)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Paso Robles)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 131 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 108. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 166 took place in 2017, and the least - 19 in 2015. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Paso Robles, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (53.4%), and Structure Fires (28.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Paso Robles, CA
    • 81153.4%Outside Fires
    • 43328.5%Structure Fires
    • 22614.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 483.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paso Robles, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Paso Robles, California:

  • Adelaide Motor Inn, 1215 Ysabell Ave, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 238-2770, Fax: (805) 238-3497
  • Best Western Plus Black Oak, 1135 24TH St, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 238-4740, Fax: (805) 238-0726
  • La Bellasera Hotel & Suites, 206 Alexa Ct, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 238-2834, Fax: (805) 238-2826
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 120 S Vine St, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 239-9700, Fax: (805) 226-9683
  • Paso Robles Inn, 1103 Spring St, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 238-2660, Fax: (805) 238-4707
  • La Quinta Inn And Suites Paso Robles, 2615 Buena Vista Dr, Paso Robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 239-3004, Fax: (805) 239-3014
  • Allegretto Vineyard Resort, 2700 Buena Vista Dr, Paso robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 296-3120, Fax: (805) 296-3120
  • The Oaks Hotel & Suites, 3000 Riverside Ave, Paso robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 237-8700, Fax: (805) 286-4670
  • Adelaide Inn, 1215 Ysabel Ave, Paso robles, California 93446 , Phone: (805) 238-2770, Fax: (805) 238-3497
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Paso Robles, California
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Paso Robles, CA
  • 51.4%Utility gas
  • 28.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.3%Electricity
  • 5.4%Wood
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Paso Robles, CA
  • 58.0%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 16.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy


Paso Robles compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Paso Robles on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in training schools for juvenile delinquents (population 1,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: agricultural workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: agricultural workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: air transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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